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CIJ provides stimulating and engaging opportunities to address discrimination, inequality and injustice in Europe through advocacy, research and policy analysis. We are looking for critical thinkers and problem solvers with strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills. If you are dedicated and passionate about intersectional justice, CIJ could be a good fit.

CIJ embraces difference and strives for equality. This is our DNA and we are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, identities and perspectives. The more inclusive we are, the better we can accomplish our mission. We encourage applications from people personally affected by structural/systemic discrimination and inequality.

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as a social media intern

CIJ welcomes interns for a minimum of 4 months and a maximum of 6 months. Interns will learn about the inner-workings of CIJ, gaining insight into advocacy, campaigning, research and policy analysis. We offer a highly stimulating, open, and creative working environment with flexible working hours.

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Social Media communication.
  • Contributing to publications and other materials.
  • Updating the website.
  • Contributing to ongoing projects as needed.
  • Assisting operations and development efforts.

We also encourage interns with specialized interests such as graphic design, multimedia, digital storytelling, etc.

Interns are not financially remunerated by CIJ but receive a small stipend to partially cover expenses incurred by the internship. The remaining costs associated with the internship must be borne by the nominating institution, related institution or government, which may provide the required financial assistance; or by the intern themselves. Interns must have a valid medical insurance for the duration of their internship. It must include adequate coverage in the event of an injury or illness during the internship.

To apply, please send a resume and a statement of purpose to [email protected] with the subject: Internship

as an alexander von humboldt fellow

CIJ welcomes Alexander von Humboldt Fellows. As a host institution, CIJ provides an outstanding hands-on, policy-oriented learning environment as well as an extensive network of researchers working on intersectional issues in Europe and internationally.

To apply, please visit the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation website.

as an erasmus young entrepreneur

CIJ welcomes applications under the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs program. As a host institution, CIJ provides hands on experience in developing a non-profit organization, and policy advocacy work on intersectional issues in Europe and internationally.

To apply, please visit the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs website.


Karl-Marx-Strasse 166

12043 Berlin

[email protected]



CIJ is a newly-founded organisation based in Berlin. Our mission is to make anti-discrimination and equality policy more inclusive and effective in Europe.

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